To receive information on unemployment benefits in Texas, visit Texas.gov or Nolo.com. Both sites offer information regarding eligibility guidelines and the duration of unemployment benefits.
On Texas.gov, search "unemployment benefits" using the form on the homepage, and select the result titled Unemployment Benefits Services. The Texas Workforce Commission outlines the process for submitting an application to receive benefits and allows users to log in for status updates. Additionally, the site offers a platform that estimates unemployment benefits according to former employee wages. To learn more about the basics of unemployment benefits such as eligibility and benefit amounts or how to apply for benefits, select the second result from the list titled Unemployment Benefits.
Nolo.com offers information applicant eligibility, which considers factors such as an applicant's past earnings, reason for unemployment and work availability. The website gives an estimate of the amount and duration of employment benefits. In addition, it provides information on how to file an unemployment claim and how to appeal a denied claim. To obtain information from Nolo.com, use the search bar on the top right side of the page, and type "Texas unemployment." Select the first result under the Articles category to learn about additional unemployment information.